Senior Aquaculture Scientist (Aquatic Epidemiology)

Permanent Full Time

Cawthron’s aquaculture research is transforming the way New Zealand farms seafood.

We work closely with the aquaculture industry for a productive and sustainable seafood sector, applying a practical multidisciplinary approach to solve their problems.


We are seeking a senior researcher to lead aquatic epidemiology research at Cawthron, secure funding for research and consulting, and develop and lead multi-disciplinary research programmes.

Experience in aquatic epidemiology, modelling and experimental design is required.

Suitable candidates will be PhD qualified, preferably with 5-10 years relevant research or industry experience.

If you are passionate about delivering science that can support the New Zealand Aquaculture industry, and want to join our team please apply by 11 February 2018

Location: Nelson - Halifax Street, Nelson - Glenhaven

Closing Date: Sunday 11 February 2018

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Job no: LVAK72183